West Coast Discovery

22 Days
Darwin to Perth
From (AUD)
$ 9,395
Dates & Pricing

2022 Darwin > Perth

Tour Map
Tour Code:
EDPK
Duration:
22 days
Departure City:
Darwin
Return City:
Perth

Selected Itinerary

22 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Arrive Darwin

    Welcome to the iconic Top End! You will be met on arrival at Darwin airport and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the unique character of the Northern Territories tropical capital city, before meeting your Evergreen Tours’ Tour Director and travelling companions for a welcome reception and dinner.
    Two Night Stay: Darwin

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Darwin at Leisure

    Discover More: Visit Litchfield National Park or travel to Adelaide River and see the famed jumping saltwater crocs. Alternatively, enjoy a sunset cruise on Darwin Harbour, take the hop-on-hop-off bus tour or the WWII Bombing of Darwin Tour (must be pre-booked, own expense).

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Kakadu National Park – Yellow Water Cruise

    Enter the amazing World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park which is renowned for its natural beauty. Visit Nourlangie Rock which exhibits some of the oldest Aboriginal rock art in the world, dating back 50,000 years. Stop at the Bowali Visitor Centre, learn about the local region’s rich culture and wildlife, before a cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong.
    Overnight Stay: Kakadu National Park

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Nitmiluk National Park – Katherine Gorge Cruise

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    Take a spectacular flight over Kakadu (must be pre-booked, own expense).

    Travel to Nitmiluk National Park and enjoy a guided cruise through the spectacular Katherine Gorge. Marvel at the towering sandstone walls as your guide points out ancient Aboriginal rock art and unique wildlife.
    Overnight Stay: Katherine

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Lake Argyle – Ord River Cruise – Kununurra

    Experience the true vastness of this outback land as you cross the border into Western Australia and journey into the Carr Boyd Ranges before arriving at magnificent Lake Argyle, the largest lake in the Southern Hemisphere. One of the highlights of the journey is a magnificent cruise on the Ord River where you will pass beneath immense gorge walls, view peaceful river scenery and spot some of the region’s abundant wildlife. Enjoy the sunset as you arrive at Kununurra.
    Two Night Stay: Kununurra

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Kununurra

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    Take a flight over the incredible Bungle Bungles Range (must be pre-booked, own expense).

    Visit the magical Hidden Valley National Park, known as the mini Bungle Bungles with unusual and colourful sandstone formations. You’re Invited: Visit the Hoochery Distillery for a tasting of the local rum – Western Australia’s oldest continuously operating still.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  7. Day 7 - Hidden Valley – El Questro

    Follow the Cockburn Range to the acclaimed El Questro Wilderness Park, a million-acre park set in stunning outback Kimberley landscape. Enjoy a spectacular cruise through Chamberlain Gorge, a fresh waterhole bound by diverse flora and fauna set beneath towering 60m tall sheer walled cliffs. Continue through the stunning untamed Kimberley landscape to the unique Emma Gorge Resort.
    Overnight Stay: El Questro

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - El Questro – Halls Creek

    Continue on to Halls Creek, the oasis of the Kimberley and once the hub of a gold rush in the late 1800’s. Visit a local Indigenous Gallery
    Overnight Stay: Halls Creek

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Geikie Gorge Cruise – Derby

    Continue to the Fitzroy River and cruise the exquisite Geikie Gorge with its unusual white banded walls. Keep your eye out for local wildlife including sawfish, stingrays, and freshwater crocodiles.
    Overnight Stay: Derby

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Derby – Broome

    You’re Invited: Meet a traditional landowner at the BoabTree prison tree and hear his stories.

    Travel to the famous town of Broome surrounded by a pristine coastline. Broome was originally founded as a pearling port over a hundred years ago and now boasts a multicultural population lured here by the promise of finding their fortunes. The pearling industry remains a vibrant part of Broome, proudly producing the worlds finest. Enjoy watching sunset on Cable Beach.
    Two Night Stay: Broome

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Broome

    Today is at your leisure to explore the tropical town of Broome or Discover More of Broome with one of the enticing extra sightseeing activities on offer.

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    Learn about Broome and its pearls on a Broome Pearl Farm tour, take a city sight tour on a Harley-Davidson Trike or enjoy a relaxing camel ride along Cable Beach (must be pre-booked, own expense).

    Optional flight - Take the opportunity to experience the Horizontal Falls on an exhilarating seaplane flight (at additional cost and replaces Scenic Freechoice touring and activities. Please book prior to departure. Please note this is subject to availability and may be impacted by neap tides).

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Broome - Port Headland

    Travel to the resource rich Pilbara region and be struck by its age and enormity. The Pilbara has some of the world’s most ancient natural landscapes. Port Hedland is one of the deepest ports in Australia.
    Overnight Stay: Port Headland

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Port Hedland -Karijini National Park - Newman

    Experience the ancient gorges and waterfalls of Karijini National Park. View the spectacular Hamersley Range with its sheer walls of rock, layered in many colours.
    Overnight Stay: Newman

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Newman-Karratha

    Learn all about mining as you put your hard hat on for a tour of the Whaleback Mine. The tour includes an opportunity to see the different areas of the mine including the crew crib room.
    Overnight Stay: Karratha

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Karratha- Exmouth

    Travel along the North West Coastal Highway to Exmouth part of the pristine Coral Coast. It is the gateway to Ningaloo Marine Park.
    Two Night Stay: Exmouth

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Exmouth

    Start your day with a Ningaloo Reef coral viewing cruise before visiting the historic Vlamingh Head lighthouse for stunning views over Lighthouse Bay. Ningaloo Reef is renowned as a sanctuary for a staggering amount of marine life including the unique and majestic whale shark. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  17. Day 17 - Exmouth - Carnarvon

    Explore Coral Bay where the Turquoise blue of the Ocean meets the sandy bay with Ningaloo Reef underneath.
    Overnight Stay: Carnarvon 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Carnarvon - Denham

    Travel to Shark Bay to view the world’s oldest living organisms, the stromatolites at Hamelin Pool. Visit the Discovery Centre at Shark Bay to learn more about this region.
    Two Night Stay: Denham

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Monkey Mia

    This morning see the bottle nose dolphins that regularly come close to shore to be hand fed (subject to appearance). Enjoy a cruise to discover the bay and its marine life like turtles, manta rays and dugongs.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  20. Day 20 - Denham-Geraldton

    This morning head to Kalbarri National Park, famous for its extraordinary river gorge scenery. Walk on the Sky Walk for spectacular views over Murchison River.
    Overnight Stay: Geraldton

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Geraldton – Perth

    Visit the HMAS Sydney Memorial, a beautiful silver dome commemorating the Sydney disaster. Then make your way to Nambung National Park home of the fascinating Pinnacles. Made from limestone, these pillars provide an almost eerie landscape. Continue to Perth, a beautiful city located on the Swan River.
    Overnight Stay: Perth

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  22. Day 22 - Perth

    After breakfast your Northern Territory and Western Australia adventure ends with a transfer to the airport. We trust you enjoyed your Evergreen Tours experience!

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

INCLUDED IN YOUR PRICE
  • Western Australian and Northern Territory specialist Tour Director and Coach Driver
  • Tour by air-conditioned coach equipped with restroom, reclining seats, and large panoramic windows
  • Complimentary airport transfers on Day 1 & Day 22 of the tour
  • 21 nights’ accommodation in twin share rooms with private facilities
  • Guided sightseeing of all major attractions and options for extra sightseeing activities (additional expense)
  • All hotel service charges & baggage handling (one suitcase per person)
  • Explore Kakadu National Park and cruise the Yellow Water Billabong
  • Visit Nitmiluk National Park and cruise through Katherine Gorge
  • Cruise on the magnificent Ord River and spot an abundance of wildlife
  • Enjoy a rum tasting at the Hoochery Distillery
  • Stay at the world famous El Questro Wilderness Park and cruise through Chamberlain Gorge
  • Cruise the Fitzroy River through the amazing Geikie Gorge
  • Learn about the ancient Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie Rock
  • See magnificent Lake Argyle, the largest lake in the southern hemisphere
  • Visit the pearling capital of Broome with its pristine beaches and azure waters
  • Guided tour of Newman
  • Cruise on Ningaloo Reef
  • Visit the world’s oldest living organisms, the Stromatolites at Hamelin Pool
  • Walk on the Sky Walk at Kalbarri National Park
  • Wander through the fascinating Pinnacles at Nambung National Park

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 39 quality meals including: 22 Full Breakfasts (FB), 1 Lunch (L) & 16 Dinners (D)

YOU’RE INVITED
  • Visit the Hoochery Distillery – Western Australia’s oldest continuously operating still
  • Meet a traditional Landowner at the Boab Tree in Derby

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